Call for entries to 15th Berwick Film and Media Arts Festival

Entries are now open for next year's Berwick Film and Media Arts Festival (BFMAF).

Tuesday, 1st January 2019, 1:00 pm

The 15th BFMAF will take place in September next year.

But with a busy line-up entries can now be submitted for cinema screenings – all lengths and formats, moving image based installations and performance works until April 5.

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Entries under 60 minutes long are eligible for the Berwick New Cinema Award and a £1,000 prize.

Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival is one of the UK’s leading events for new cinema and artists’ moving images.

Based in England’s most northerly town, BFMAF is a dynamic forum where fresh artistic voices develop and audiences, hungry for complex and challenging art, are nurtured.

Increasingly recognised for its innovative programme and critical engagement, BFMAF presents artists’ and filmmakers’ work in the cinema, as well as expanded formats of exhibition and performance.


Entries for the festival can be made online.

Work must have been completed after January 1, 2018, and have had no previous or scheduled UK film festival screenings prior to October 2019.

There is a £15 entry fee as well.

For more information, to submit your work, or to find out more about the festival visit